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A wireless square with sensors and a simple web app to set rules, Twine tells you what your things are doing by email, text or Twitter.
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Supermechanical is solar-powered

Since our last update we’ve really gotten into a productive groove here in Austin. Maybe it’s the sunshine, maybe it’s the much cheaper beer — whatever it is, it’s really been working. Status report on all fronts at our blog: 

http://supermechanical.tumblr.com/post/26839559141/supermechanical-is-solar-powered

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    1. Creator ZippyFund Inc. on July 20, 2012

      Where is our unit???

    2. Creator Supermechanical on July 11, 2012

      Zeb, production Twines will be aqua. The beta units were made before our colorant was ready.
      Thanks, Andrew - it's not a perfect process, but we're trying. A hardware supply chain really adds a lot of variables, and there's always something new to learn, and share with you guys.

    3. Creator Andrew Smyk on July 9, 2012

      Glad you are working on "getting it right" rather than trying to get it out the door.

    4. Creator Mardo Gray on July 9, 2012

      I am getting more and more excited about these things turning up. :)

    5. Creator Zeb Carlson on July 9, 2012

      I have a question, will the final production units be white, or will they be the aqua-marine color shown in the original picture?

    6. Creator Sean O'Connell on July 9, 2012

      Always glad for the updates but I really want my twine.

    7. Creator Peter Pircher on July 9, 2012

      great update, but I rather like to see a realistic update than 'August'. Each update since March shows yet another reason why shipment is delayed for another month.

      So what is really realistic as ship date ....

    8. Creator David Hepburn on July 9, 2012

      Thanks for the update, guys! It's looking great!